The History of Hong Kong, a coastal island located off the southern coast of
China, began with its incorporation into the erstwhile Chinese empire during the
Hong Kong's rich history, with its interesting tales of marauding pirates, powerful
clans and European traders, has helped carve out its future as Asia's world city.
Key Events and Dates in Hong Kong's History--From Founding of Country Up To
... Prior to the arrival of the British, Hong Kong was a small fishing community ...
On this day in History, Hong Kong ceded to the British on Jan 20, 1841. Learn
more about what happened today on History.
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Feb 5, 2014 ... An excellent documentary about Hong Kong's fascinating history right before
Hong Kong's 1997 return to Chinese sovereignty. The film was ...
You probably know that Hong Kong owes its founding to British merchants and
their Indian opium (I hope anyway). But what happened exactly? Why the ...
Hong Kong's economic and political history has been primarily determined by its
geographical location. The territory of Hong Kong is comprised of two main ...
Hong Kong, ore more precisely the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (
HKSAR), is located at the south coast of China near the Pearl River delta which ...
1898 and all that—a brief history of Hong Kong. Jun 26th 1997 | HONG KONG |
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Hong Kong's history has always been controversial and looks set to remain so.
The historical legacy is a tricky one for both China and Britain, the two nations ...